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Ivana Trump, first wife of Donald Trump, dies at 73
Ex-wife of former President of the United Stated, Donald Trump, has passed away at the age of 73. Mother of Donald Jr, Ivanka and Eric Trump, paramedics responded to a call for cardiac arrest and found Ms Trump dead in the Upper East Side apartment where she lived.
Ban agreed on the sale of turf
The Cabinet has agreed to regulations that will ban the retail sale of turf alongside wet wood and smoky coal, and are set to be introduced by the end of October. Environment Minister Eamon Ryan stated that these new measures will save lives.
Diageo to open carbon-neutral brewery in Kildare
Announcing plans to open Ireland’s first purpose-built carbon-neutral brewery for lagers and ales on a greenfield site in Newbridge, the €200 million facility will create 50 jobs directly, and is set to be operational from 2024.
Man exonerated in Malcolm X murder sues New York City
Muhammad Aziz, who was exonerated last November in the 1965 killing of Malcolm X, has sued New York City after it admitted to have wrongly branded him a murderer. Mr Aziz is seeking $40 million for the two decades he spent in prison and more than 55 years of being wrongly blamed.
Scrubs TV comedy co-executive producer arrested on multiple sexual assault charges
Eric Weinberg, the co-executive producer of Scrubs has been arrested on multiple charges of sexual assault. Weinberg allegedly targeted young women during such photo-shoots, which took place at his own residence.